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Leptoprosopia

Long narrow face

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Mesoprosopia

Oval face

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Euryprosopia

Short, broad face

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Dolicofacial

Long and narrow

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Mesofacial

Oval

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Brachyfacial

Short and wide face

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Point between the eyebrows

Glabella

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Point under the nose.

Subnasale

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Most inferior part of the chin.

Menton

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Where the frontal and nasal bones meet, just under the glabella.

Nasion.

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Porion to Orbitale

Frankfort Horizontal Plane

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How do we determine Pro or retrognathism in a patient?

The line from nasion to mention should be perpendicular to the Frankfort Horizontal, then look to see if the maxilla or mandible is anterior or posterior to that line.

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Nasion to subnasale is what percent?

43

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Subnasale to menton is what percent?

57

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Competence definition

Lips are touching when you swallow.

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This lip tone creates puckered lips.

Hyper tone

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A line drawn from the tip of the nose to the chin.

E (Esthetic Line)

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Cant of the upper lip should be....

Inclined forward relative to the vertical orientation of the face.

14 degrees plus/minus 8 degrees

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Name of the angle between the columella of the nose and philtrum of the lip.

Nasolabial angle

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What do you do to the incisors if the patient has a retrusive upper lip?

Procline them; Do NOT retract the upper incisors.

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Are ortho patients at greater risk for TMD?

No!